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Kayak adventure camping at Dugong beach Whitsundays
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Kevin and his sailing boat "Clipper"

While on Magnetic Island Kevin got the sailing boat bug. He started looking at boats, I suggested he place an add on gumtree asking for any boat someone want removed or project boat no longer wanted. Kevin received two replies. On Friday Kevin rang Laurie to arrange a visit to his project boat. We arrived and Kevin was shown the full history of "Clipper" in paper work. Clipper is an Alan Buchanan wooden sail boat which has circumnavigated the world twice. It is an older style boat which looks quite pretty, well we think so. Antifouling the bottom of the boat was the first job, Kevin received a call from Laurie on Sunday advising Clipper would be moved to the boat yard the following day. The

Friday evening at Maggie RSL

I had decided we should try the RSL for dininer on Friday, so off we trot dressed up in summer dresss, shorts and short sleeved shirt. We order hot chips from the take away and our main meal comes from inside the RSL. Kevin has a chicken pie with vegetables, I have a beef curry with rice and vegetables. Pie was good and so was the beef curry itself. I also has a glass of white wine. Great atmosphere, mostly locals and it was lovely to have a night out. Saturday evening Kevin found a Muso evening to attend At Picnic Bay. It was very good and some performers sang and played their instrument very well. Gold coin donation for assistance with rent of the space. Mainly locals with a few visitors,